In attempting to file a perjury charge against someone, I was notified that the local district court "destroyed" the recording from the case. They couldn't provide any logic or reason behind it other than it is standard practice to destroy the recordings after three years. At one point, in an earlier call, I was told that it was to make room for other data and that it would be "impossible" to store all of the records from the past 30-40 years. But, unfortunately, they destroyed the one peace of evidence that could not only help me finally get this item off of my record but could help penalize the person who lied.
So, my questions is, what makes this legal? It would seem that if they are to keep something on my record for life that they would have to also keep the associated supporting documentation and recordings.
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